Downloading Videos from Youtube using Terminal
I wrote earlier about downloading videos from Youtube using Yoda.
Trying to download using you-get and it seems to be working better!
First, couple of nuances ..
you-get needs Python 3. On my OSX, Python 2.7 continues to be standard, so I installed Python 3.5 alongside with an added symlink for
Next, create a clone of the
you-get repo using
git clone https://github.com/soimort/you-get.git.
Downloading videos is as simple as issuing the below command ...
python3.5 you-get 'https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jv4k8b9b4G8'
I am getting download speeds on 3-4Mbps! (good, despite the fact that I have a super fast internet connection)